Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering Department Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032, India
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Curriculum Vita

Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 1993 Jadavpur University
M.E. 1985 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1983 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (4)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Electrical Engineering Department,Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India Professor 2002 to Till date
Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India Reader 1995 to 2002
Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India Senior Lecturer 1992 to 1995
Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India Lecturer 1985 to 1992
Industrial Experience (2)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
 
Siemens AG, Berlin, Germany Development Engineer 1998 to 1998
CESC Ltd Trainee Engineer 1983 to 1983
Field of Specialization
High Voltage Engineering
Courses Taught/Teaching
BEE Courses: High Voltage Technique, High Voltage Engineering, Computer Programming, Field Theory, Electrical Engineering Materials, Principles of Electrical Engineering, Principles of Alternating current, Basic Electrical Technology.

MEE Courses: High Voltage Fields.

Research Area
Numerical computation of electric field, condition monitoring of thigh voltage equipment
Experience
Faculty Member of Electrical Engineering Department of Jadavpur University since 1985
Conference Papers Published (63)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Investigations on the Effect of Voltage Harmonics on Leakage Current for Condition Monitoring in Insulators Proc. of the 6th International Conference on Power Systems 2016 (ICPS 2016) 2016 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee and S Chakravorti -
A Low-Complexity Parametric Modeling Technique for Insulator Leakage Current based on Synchronous Detection Proc. of the International Conference on Energy, Economics and Environment 2015 (ICEEE 2015) 2015 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee, D Dey and S Chakravorti -1-4
Remote Condition Monitoring of High Voltage Insulator Employing GSM Network Proc. Of 1st IEEE International Conference on Condition Assessment Techniques in Electrical Systems (CATCON 2013) 2013 R. Ghosh, B. Chatterjee, D. Dey and S. Chakravorti -292-296
Monitoring of Induction Motor Stator Faults using Advanced Signal and Data Processing Tools IEEE PES General Meeting, Minneapolis, July, Paper No. 2010GM0785 2010 Author -----
Classification of dynamic insulation failures in transformer winding during impulse test using cross-wavelet transform aided foraging algorithm IET Electric Power Applications 2010 Author Accepted for publication, Paper No. EPA-2010-0082-Accepted for publication, Paper No. EPA-2010-0082
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Journal Papers Published (95)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A Method for Unambiguous Identification of On-Field Recorded Insulator Leakage Current Waveforms Portraying Electrical Activity on the Surface IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2016 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee and S Chakravorti Vol. 23, No. 4-2156-2164
A Low-Complexity Method Based on Compressed Sensing for Long Term Field Measurement of Insulator Leakage Current IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2016 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee and S Chakravorti Vol. 23, No. 1-596-604
Cross-spectrum Analysis based Scheme for Multiple Power Quality Disturbance Sensing Device IEEE Sensors Journal 2015 S.Dalai, B.Chatterjee, D.Dey, S.Chakravorti and K.Bhattacharya Vol. 15, No. 7-pp 3989-3997
Estimation of Paper Moisture Content based on Dielectric Dissipation Factor of Oil-paper Insulation under Non-sinusoidal Excitations IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 2015 A.K.Pradhan, B.Chatterjee and S.Chakravorti Vol. 22, No. 2-pp. 822-830
Low-Complexity Leakage Current Acquisition System for Transmission Line Insulators Employing GSM Voice Channel Electronics Letters 2015 R Ghosh, B Chatterjee, D Dey and S Chakravorti Vol. 51, No 19-1538-1540
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Books Published (5)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Electric Field Analysis CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, USA 2015 First Author
Recent Trends in the Condition Monitoring of Transformers Springer London 2013 First Author
Northeastern Himalayan Biodiversity Humboldt Club Calcutta 2003 First Author
EPIC-IEEE ACE 2002 IEEE Calcutta Section 2002 Third Author
Electrical Machines M/s Dhanpat Rai & Sons, New Delhi,2nd Ed 1993 First Author
Awards(20)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Technical University Munich, Germany Honorary Ambassador 2013
IEEE Power & Energy Society Outstanding Small Chapter Award 2010
IEEE Power & Energy Society Outstanding Chapter Engineer Award 2007
IEEE Power & Energy Society IEEE Power Engineering Society Distinguished Lecturer 2005
All India Council for Technical Education Technology Day Award 2004
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (13)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Mr. A.Baral Studies on Condition Assessment of Electrical Power Equipment using Non-Linear Model of Insulation Complete 2015
Mr. S. Das Stator winding fault classification in induction motor using novel signal processing methodologies Prof. P.Purkait Complete 2013
Mr. P. Rajamani Diagnosis of dynamic insulation fault in transformers subjected to impulse voltage applications Complete 2013
Mr. P. Das Studies on Simulation of Partial Discharge considering Stochastic Parameters --- Complete 2011
Mr. D.Dey Studies on Intelligent Digital Signal Processing Tools for Measurements in High Voltage Systems Prof. S.Munshi Complete 2009
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M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (27)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

N.Haque Condition Monitoring of Transformer using Fiber Optic Sensor Dr. Tarun K Gangopadhyay 2014
S.S.Sharma Identification and localization of power transformer winding deformation Dr P Rajamani 2013
Riddhi Ghosh A Microcontroller based single-phase smart energy meter capable of classifying power quality events 2012
Kaushik Sasmal Studies on transient over-voltage and its effect on a real life substation 2012
S.Sarkar Design and development of a galvanometer based electronic null detector for a high voltage Schering bridge Dr Biswendu Chatterjee 2011
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Project Works (14)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

An advanced method for insulation condition monitoring using accelerated dielectric response measurement Principal Investigator DST, GOI 54,11,800.00 3 Years 2014 to 2017 Ongoing
Development of an Expert System integrated in novel PDC-RV Measurement Apparatus for Insulation Condition Monitoring of Transformer Principal Investigator NTPC-NETRA 15,00,000.00 3 Years 2009 to 2012 Complete
Development of an Insulation Diagnostic System based on Arbitrary Waveform Dielectric Response Analysis Principal Investigator DST, GOI 23,52,840.00 3 Years 2010 to 2013 Complete
Development of an Embedded System for Multi-Sensor Data Acquisition and Analysis of Partial Discharge Signals Principle Investigator AICTE 650000 2 Years 2008 to 2010 Complete
Development of an Intelligent, Low-Cost Partial Discharge (PD) Detection System Principle Investigator DST, GOI 2400000 3 Years 2006 to 2009 Complete
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Patents (9)
Patent Name Year

Electric Field Calculation Software "TWIN" Copyright Appl. No. SW-8042/2014 dated 08.07.2014 2014
Transformer Condition Monitoring Expert System "TRINA-XS". Copyright Appl. No. SW-7983/2014 dated 06.06.2014 2014
Electric Field Calculation Software "TWIN". Copyright Appl. No. 48253/2014-CO/SW. 2014
Transformer Condition Monitoring Expert System "TRINA-XS". Copyright Appl. No. 4924/2013-Co/SW 2013
An instrument for Insulation Condition Assessment, Indian Patent Appl. No. 998/KOL/2012 2012
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Collaborative Programs (3)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Acting as the Liasion Officer on behalf of Jadavpur University in relation to the MOU signed between the University of Applied Sciences in Augsburg, Germany, and Jadavpur University for exchanging scholars, students, academic information and materials University of Applied Sciences in Augsburg, Germany 2008
Acting as the Liasion Officer on behalf of Jadavpur University in relation to the MOU signed between the Technical University of Crete, Greece, and Jadavpur University for exchanging scholars, students, academic information and materials Technical University of Crete, Greece 2008
Numerical computation of mixed fields and also on electric field optimization. Supported by Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Foundation, Germany Technical University Munich, Germany, lead by Prof. W.Boeck, Prof. H.Steinbigler and Prof. J.Kindersberger 1995
InviteLectures (88)
 
Title Organised By Venue Year

Moisture Equilibrium and Its Effects on Transformer Invited Tutorial at the 8th Trafotech organized by IEEMA Hotel Leela Kempinsky, Mumbai, India 2010
Partial Discharge Phenomenon in High Voltage Equipment CESC Ltd Seminar Room, HR Dept, CESC Ltd, India 2010
Major Issues Relating To Aging and Maintenance of Electrical Power Equipment Netaji Subhash Engg College, Kolkata EE Dept, Netaji Subhash Engg College, Kolkata, India 2010
Condition Monitoring of Oil-Paper Composite Insulation System of Transformers The Institution of Engineers (India), Kanpur Local Center IIT Kanpur Visitors' Hostel, India 2009
Condition Monitoring and Diagnostic Testing of EHV Equipment Invited One-Day Workshop organized by Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co Ltd Training, Research & Development Division, Maharashtra State Electricity Transmission Co Ltd, Mumbai, India 2009
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Membership Of Learned Societies (6)
 
Title

Fellow of The Indian National Academy of Engineering
Senior Member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) USA
Fellow of The West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology
Fellow of The Institution of Engineers (India)
Fellow of The National Academy of Sciences India
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Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (14)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

TrafoTech IEEMA Mumbai, India 2010 Invited Speaker
IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting IEEE PE Society Minneapolis, USA 2010 Awardee
International Conference on Future Power and Energy Engineering IITA Shenzhen, China 2010 Keynote Speaker
IEEE R10 PE Chapters' Meeting IEEE PE Society Kualalumpur, Malaysia 2009 Registered Participant
IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting IEEE PE Society Calgary, Canada 2009 Awardee
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Session chaired (8)
 
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

1st National Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications (PESA 2013) NIT Rourkela 2013
1st Int. Conf on Power & Energy (ICPEN 2012) NERIST, Arunachal Pradesh 2012
ICEAT 2011 SOA University, Bhubaneswar 2011
IEEE INDICON 2010 Kolkata 2010
Int. Conf on Power Systems Maitreyee Hall, IIT Kharagpur 2009
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Professional Society Activity (15)
 
Type of Professional Activity Period

Convenor of the Sectional Committee-IV (Engg. & Tech.) of West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology 2013 to 2014
Secretary of the Chapters Committee of IEEE Power & Energy Society 2013 to 2014
Chairman of Power & Energy Chapter of IEEE Calcutta Section 2009 to 2010
Chairman of Power Engineering Chapter of IEEE Calcutta Section 2003 to 2006
Member of the Executive Committee of the Kolkata Chapter of Indian National Academy of Engineering 2009 to 2009
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Consultancy work / Testing (10)
 
Work Title Organization Name Amount Year

Design of Spark Tester Sigma Controls 30000 2010
Design and Development of an integrated PDC-RVM set up Haldia Institute of Technology 145000 2010
Consultancy relating to Coal India Office Building at New Town, Rajarhat. Coal India Ltd 25000 2010
Development of Software Aided HV Lightning Impulse Measurement System NSIC, Balitikuri, Howrah 96000 2009
Consultancy in relation to SNCUs at Krishnanagar and Suri Directorate of Health Services, GOWB 20000 2009
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Other Notable Activities (1)

Regularly reviewing research papers for standard refereed journals such as IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, IEEE Transactions Industry Applications and Systems, IET Proceedings on Generation, Transmission and Distribution (UK), Electric Power System Research (Elsevier), Journal of Electrostatics (Elsevier), International Journal of Emerging Electric Power Systems (Berkeley Electronic Press, USA), International Journal of Power and Energy Conversion (Inderscience Publishers), International Journal of Power and Energy Systems (ACTA Press), Journal of Institution of Engineers (India).
Acting as external examiner of PhD thesis of various universities and institutions like University of Queensland Australia, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, JNTU Hyderabad, Ranchi University etc.